January 2022 Policy Discussion
Discussion with Thomas Kalil, Chief Innovation Officer at Schmidt Futures.
About this Event
Thomas Kalil is an expert on technology and innovation policy, and is currently the Chief Innovation Officer at Schmidt Futures. He was previously Deputy Director for Policy in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy under President Obama, and was also the Senior Advisor for Science, Technology and Innovation for the United States National Economic Council.
The discussion covered Tom’s personal journey on becoming a longevity advocate, what he is doing in the political space to move the field forward, thoughts on COVID & longevity/aging science and potential ideas for a Biden administration grand challenge on aging.